Parallel Verses

Amplified

Wherefore the Israelites shall keep the Sabbath to observe it throughout their generations, a perpetual covenant.

New American Standard Bible

'So the sons of Israel shall observe the sabbath, to celebrate the sabbath throughout their generations as a perpetual covenant.'

King James Version

Wherefore the children of Israel shall keep the sabbath, to observe the sabbath throughout their generations, for a perpetual covenant.

Holman Bible

The Israelites must observe the Sabbath, celebrating it throughout their generations as a perpetual covenant.

International Standard Version

The Israelis are to keep the Sabbath to make the Sabbath observance a perpetual covenant from generation to generation.

A Conservative Version

Therefore the sons of Israel shall keep the Sabbath, to observe the Sabbath throughout their generations, for a perpetual covenant.

American Standard Version

Wherefore the children of Israel shall keep the sabbath, to observe the sabbath throughout their generations, for a perpetual covenant.

Bible in Basic English

And the children of Israel are to keep the Sabbath holy, from generation to generation, by an eternal agreement.

Darby Translation

And the children of Israel shall keep the sabbath, to observe the sabbath throughout their generations it is an everlasting covenant.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

Therefore the sons of Israel shall keep the sabbath, to observe the sabbath throughout their ages for a perpetual covenant.

Julia Smith Translation

And the sons of Israel shall watch the Sabbath to do the Sabbath for their generation, a covenant forever.

King James 2000

Therefore the children of Israel shall keep the sabbath, to observe the sabbath throughout their generations, for a perpetual covenant.

Lexham Expanded Bible

The {Israelites} will pay attention to the Sabbath [in order] to fulfill the Sabbath throughout their generations [as] a lasting covenant.

Modern King James verseion

Therefore the sons of Israel shall keep the Sabbath, to observe the Sabbath throughout their generations, for an everlasting covenant.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Wherefore let the children of Israel keep the Sabbath, that they observe it throughout their generations, that it be an covenant forever.

NET Bible

The Israelites must keep the Sabbath by observing the Sabbath throughout their generations as a perpetual covenant.

New Heart English Bible

Therefore the children of Israel shall keep the Sabbath, to observe the Sabbath throughout their generations, for a perpetual covenant.

The Emphasized Bible

Therefore shall the sons of Israel keep the sabbath, - by making it a Day of Rest to your generations, as an age-abiding covenant:

Webster

Wherefore the children of Israel shall keep the sabbath, to observe the sabbath throughout their generations, for a perpetual covenant.

World English Bible

Therefore the children of Israel shall keep the Sabbath, to observe the Sabbath throughout their generations, for a perpetual covenant.

Youngs Literal Translation

and the sons of Israel have observed the sabbath; to keep the sabbath to their generations is a covenant age-during,

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
of Israel
ישׂראל 
Yisra'el 
Usage: 2505

שׁמר 
Shamar 
Usage: 468

the sabbath
שׁבּת 
Shabbath 
שׁבּת 
Shabbath 
Usage: 111
Usage: 111

דּר דּור 
Dowr 
Usage: 167

עלם עולם 
`owlam 
Usage: 438

References

Easton

Smith

Context Readings

Provision Of Rest From Work

15 Six days may work be done, but the seventh is the Sabbath of rest, sacred to the Lord; whoever does work on the Sabbath day shall surely be put to death. 16 Wherefore the Israelites shall keep the Sabbath to observe it throughout their generations, a perpetual covenant. 17 It is a sign between Me and the Israelites forever; for in six days the Lord made the heavens and earth, and on the seventh day He ceased and was refreshed.


Cross References

Genesis 9:13

I set My bow [rainbow] in the cloud, and it shall be a token or sign of a covenant or solemn pledge between Me and the earth.

Genesis 17:11

And you shall circumcise the flesh of your foreskin, and it shall be a token or sign of the covenant (the promise or pledge) between Me and you.

Jeremiah 50:5

They shall ask the way to Zion, with their faces in that direction, saying, Come, let us join ourselves to the Lord in a perpetual covenant that shall not be forgotten.

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